Loch Kinord Hotel-One of the finest small hotels in Royal Deeside


Loch Kinord Hotel is a delightful award winning country inn style Scottish hotel, located beside the Upper and Middle River Dee in glorious Royal Deeside. They welcome their angling guests with personalised, caring service, and offer comfortable elegant rooms with a cosy intimate atmosphere. With only 22 rooms, all with en-suites and 7 self catering de-luxe lodges, they are one of the most family friendly and pet friendly Royal Deeside hotels. They provide individualised attention, a “home away from home” for angling guests and service tailored to their fishing needs. Spacious, and stylishly designed, our uniquely crafted Royal Deeside hideaway seamlessly blends upscale tranquillity with affordable charm and understated luxury.


Loch Kinord is managed by owners Andrew and Jenny Cox who have won a number of awards for their customer service and dining. Their AA rosette rated restaurant is run by head chef “Magic” Jawolski and offers a superbly varied menu at realistic prices for the quality of local produce used in preperation of their tasty meals. They offer flexible dining times to suit anglers needs. There is rod storage provision as well as drying facilities if the weather is a bit inclement, a good comfortable lounge, and a lounge bar with a superb range of single malt whiskies including the Dalmore Dee Dram. All rooms have flat screen TV and there is internet access for guests with a choice of bathroom or shower room to be arranged when booking.


The hotel is ideally situated for Middle and Upper River Dee beats being situated between Aboyne and Ballater, and a short scenic drive from Banchory. The hotel is a popular destination for anglers visiting Deeside where many parties return year after year. Many anglers comment favourably on the first class dining on offer, and the good selection of wines to enjoy with their meals. The owner Andrew Cox is a keen angler himself and will do his utmost to cater for all requirements including the offer of riverside dining & packed lunches !


Being a renowned angling hotel there are special rates for visiting groups of anglers, with anglers staying 3 nights or more obtaining a B&B rate of only £55 per night. The 7 deluxe self catering lodges are available for 4-6 people from £350 to £550 per week. Anglers should always quote FishDee offer when making a booking to secure these special rates. Guests staying at one of the lodges are welcome to use the bar and restaurant to avoid having to cater for their themselves too much. There is  a special offer this summer for anglers taking one of the lodges, where there’s a £100 discount off the above quoted Lodge prices, which will run until the middle of October. This is a really friendly hotel which will cater for all your requirements and comes highly recommended.


Tripadvisor reviews click here.

LOCH KINORD HOTEL , Ballater Road,  Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB34 5LW

Telephone: 013398 85229 , Reservations: info@lochkinord.com


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